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Joseph has been writing or podcasting about games in some form since about 2012. Having written for multiple major outlets such as IGN, Playboy, and more, Joseph started writing for MMORPG in 2015. When he's not writing or talking about games, you can typically find him hanging out with his 10-year old or playing Magic: The Gathering with his family. Also, don't get him started on why Balrogs *don't* have wings. You can find him on Twitter @LotrLore

July 2014
Last Active
September 2020
EVE Online - An Interview With the New Community Team

The community team in EVE Online has seen a lot of shake up over the last year. We sat down with the new team to discuss the departures, new faces and what it means for New Eden.

Corsair Scimitar RGB Elite Mouse Review

Corsair's Scimitar RGB Elite Mouse is aimed squarely at MMO and MOBA players, both needing a breadth of inputs to adequately play their games. So how does the mouse fare in that regard?

Chronicles Of Elyria Kickstarter Update Aims To Clarify Game Status

In a new twist in the Chronicles of Elyria saga, Soulbound Studios CEO Jeromy Walsh penned a letter on the MMORPG's official Kickstarter in an attempt to clarify the game's status moving forward.

Population Zero Releases New Video Showcasing Its Combat System

Population Zero's development is trucking along, and the team behind the upcoming survival MMO released a new video showcasing its combat.

Blizzard Previews Class Changes Coming With World of Warcraft Shadowlands

In a post on the World of Warcraft website, Blizzard has given us more details on the changes coming to classes in its upcoming expansion, Shadowlands.

Giving The Healer Their Due - A Look At One Of The Major Roles In Keeping Your MMO Group Alive

Something has been mulling around in my mind since late March - and that's how little love healers tend to get compared the ire they draw if a group wipes. Players should be more eager to "toss a proverbial coin" to their healers, to steal a still popular meme, than they currently are.

The Elder Scrolls Online Greymoor Chapter Delayed By One Week

In a letter posted on the official Elder Scrolls Online website, Game Director Matt Firor let the community know that Greymoor, the upcoming chapter for the MMO, will be delayed by at least a week.

Chronicles of Elyria Backers Are Contacting Washington Attorney General For Potential Action

Backers of the now-defunct Chronicles of Elyria MMORPG have started to contact the Washington State Attorney General's office to file complaints against Soulbound Studios.

The RPG Files: Final Fantasy VII REMAKE Review

To say Final Fantasy VII REMAKE has been hotly anticipated is putting it mildly. Check out our review of the long-awaited remake of one of Square Enix's most beloved JRPGs of all time.

EVE Online Interview - Quadrants And Taking Risks

Developing an MMO isn't easy, and CCP hasn't always been the most agile of developers. That's seemingly changed with its new Quadrant directive. We chat with CCP Burger and Sæmundur Hermannsson about developing EVE in this new environment.

Gamigo Teams Up With Eden Reforestation Projects To Help Plant New Trees Around The Globe

Gamigo has teamed up with Eden Reforestation Projects to help combat the climate crisis by planting new trees around the globe. As of this writing, the charity project has raised over 21,000 tree pledges in a little over 24 hours and it doesn't show any signs of slowing down.

Final Fantasy VII REMAKE Preload Starts Today, Final Trailer Released

Square Enix announced earlier today that those who bought the digital version of Final Fantasy VII REMAKE can now start the process of pre-loading on your PlayStation 4.

Legends of Aria's Dark Sorcery DLC Is Out Now

A new DLC for Early Access MMORPG Legends of Aria is out now. Titled Dark Sorcery, the DLC adds a new dungeon, new sorcery skills and more to the MMO.

Five MMORPGs I'd Love To See On Console

For most of gaming's history, MMORPGs have mostly been PC affairs. But game after game has shown that there is a large fanbase eager to play these games on console. Here are the ones I'd love see make the jump to the living room.

Ascent: Infinite Realm Renamed Elyon, Closed Beta Coming To Korea April 11

Bluehole teased some big news for the long-in-development Ascent: Infinite Realm, and earlier today it finally happened. A:IR is being renamed Elyon: Ascent Infinite Realm.